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North Wales Pioneer
ASSEMBLY ELECTIONS - Vale of Clwyd, Clwyd West and Aberconwy candidate profilesBill, which will ensure minimum nursing levels on our hospital wards. The Welsh
ASSEMBLY ELECTIONS - Vale of Clwyd, Clwyd West and Aberconwy candidate profiles
North Wales Pioneer / Posted 4 hours ago
Bill, which will ensure minimum nursing levels on our hospital wards. The Welsh Liberal Democrat group has persuaded the Labour Government to introduce a specific grant to each school to raise the attainment level of pupils from poorer... Read more
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Denbighshire Free Press
ASSEMBLY ELECTIONS - Vale of Clwyd, Clwyd West and Aberconwy candidate profilesBill, which will ensure minimum nursing levels on our hospital wards. The Welsh
ASSEMBLY ELECTIONS - Vale of Clwyd, Clwyd West and Aberconwy candidate profiles
Denbighshire Free Press / Posted 6 hours ago
Bill, which will ensure minimum nursing levels on our hospital wards. The Welsh Liberal Democrat group has persuaded the Labour Government to introduce a specific grant to each school to raise the attainment level of pupils from poorer... Read more
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Rhyl, Prestatyn and Abergele Journal
ASSEMBLY ELECTIONS - Vale of Clwyd, Clwyd West and Aberconwy candidate profilesBill, which will ensure minimum nursing levels on our hospital wards. The Welsh
ASSEMBLY ELECTIONS - Vale of Clwyd, Clwyd West and Aberconwy candidate profiles
Rhyl, Prestatyn and Abergele Journal / Posted 6 hours ago
Bill, which will ensure minimum nursing levels on our hospital wards. The Welsh Liberal Democrat group has persuaded the Labour Government to introduce a specific grant to each school to raise the attainment level of pupils from poorer... Read more
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The New Statesman
Tissues and issues for Labour: Corbynite celebrity Charlotte Church votes Plaid Cymrucompetition could be made irreversible if US companies had to be compensated wh
Tissues and issues for Labour: Corbynite celebrity Charlotte Church votes Plaid Cymru
The New Statesman / Posted 6 hours ago
competition could be made irreversible if US companies had to be compensated when there is a change of policy from a future Labour Government. In response to these concerns the European Commission has proposed an Investor Court System. This would... Read more
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dna
Two formal bids emerge for sale of Tata Steel UK assetsbillionaire Sir Terry Matthews, confirmed it has also submitted its letter of i
Two formal bids emerge for sale of Tata Steel UK assets
dna / Posted 10 hours ago
billionaire Sir Terry Matthews, confirmed it has also submitted its letter of intent. "I can confirm that the Welsh Labour government is giving financial support to the MBO team to help them put their bid together," Welsh First Minister... Read more
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The New Statesman
As long as Jeremy Corbyn's Labour opponents are divided, he will rulecompetition could be made irreversible if US companies had to be compensated wh
As long as Jeremy Corbyn's Labour opponents are divided, he will rule
The New Statesman / Posted 10 hours ago
competition could be made irreversible if US companies had to be compensated when there is a change of policy from a future Labour Government. In response to these concerns the European Commission has proposed an Investor Court System. This would... Read more
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The New Statesman
Is TTIP a threat or an opportunity?competition could be made irreversible if US companies had to be compensated wh
Is TTIP a threat or an opportunity?
The New Statesman / Posted 10 hours ago
competition could be made irreversible if US companies had to be compensated when there is a change of policy from a future Labour Government. In response to these concerns the European Commission has proposed an Investor Court System. This would... Read more
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Daily Record
Nicola Sturgeon urges supporters to make both votes SNPKezia Dugdale and Tory leader Ruth Davidson spent the last day of the campaign
Nicola Sturgeon urges supporters to make both votes SNP
Daily Record / Posted 12 hours ago
Kezia Dugdale and Tory leader Ruth Davidson spent the last day of the campaign in Edinburgh. Dugdale said she believed a Labour government at Holyrood could be “transformational”for Scotland. She said: “I have three priorities for the next five... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Liverpool local elections 2016: live updates, voting times and polling station details as Merseyside goes to the pollswithin his own party say that to fail to gain seats at this stage would be disa
Liverpool local elections 2016: live updates, voting times and polling station details as Merseyside goes to the polls
Liverpool Echo / Posted 13 hours ago
within his own party say that to fail to gain seats at this stage would be disastrous for Labour. Meanwhile in Wales the Labour government will be looking to cling to their slender grip on power in the Assembly elections, while the SNP, led by... Read more
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walesonline
Labour is a party 'for the entire community' claims Jeremy Corbynpeople when they are homeless and an end to the idea of a free market in the NH
Labour is a party 'for the entire community' claims Jeremy Corbyn
walesonline / Posted 21 hours ago
people when they are homeless and an end to the idea of a free market in the NHS. “If you want to look at the difference a Labour Government can make in a devolved Assembly, look at what’s happened in Wales,” said Mr Corbyn. “Look at the jobs that... Read more
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Daily Mirror
This is how long David Cameron spent actually talking about Tory cuts at PMQscan now earn £11,000 before paying tax; and we have introduced a national livin
This is how long David Cameron spent actually talking about Tory cuts at PMQs
Daily Mirror / Posted 23 hours ago
can now earn £11,000 before paying tax; and we have introduced a national living wage—something never done in 13 years of a Labour Government. 4. Housing Jeremy Corbyn: Lord Kerslake, the former Government housing chief, has said that the Housing... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Hillsborough: What Prime Ministers did - or didn't - do to uncover the truthhave done more. “I’m sorry, in retrospect, we didn’t. It’s one of the things y
Hillsborough: What Prime Ministers did - or didn't - do to uncover the truth
Liverpool Echo / Posted yesterday
have done more. “I’m sorry, in retrospect, we didn’t. It’s one of the things you can look back on and regret.” When the Labour government was voted into power in 1997 an investigation into the disaster, led by Lord Justice Stuart Smith, was... Read more
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The Economic Times
Two formal bids emerge for Tata Steel UKSanjeev Gupta's Liberty House group, the second is by a team of former Tata Ste
Two formal bids emerge for Tata Steel UK
The Economic Times / Posted yesterday
Sanjeev Gupta's Liberty House group, the second is by a team of former Tata Steel staff. "I can confirm that the Welsh Labour government is giving financial support to the MBO team to help them put their bid together," Welsh First Minister... Read more
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Times of Malta
Live: I apologise to everyone - Konrad MizziLabour's electoral programme, Dr Mizzi had said that industry and businesses we
Live: I apologise to everyone - Konrad Mizzi
Times of Malta / Posted yesterday
Labour's electoral programme, Dr Mizzi had said that industry and businesses were paying among the highest bills and a Labour government would reduce rates to among the cheapest in Europe. This was another lie with the European Commission... Read more
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The New Statesman
The English left must fall out of love with the SNPThey can remain ‘againstists’ regardless of their incumbency. They do not have
The English left must fall out of love with the SNP
The New Statesman / Posted yesterday
They can remain ‘againstists’ regardless of their incumbency. They do not have the stench of government as a national Labour government did and inevitable would have. So the English Left still dream. But now, with this mounting evidence and... Read more
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walesonline
Welsh Conservative leader Andrew RT Davies' pitch for your voteleaders that followed – largely remain just that: words. Alun Michael, Rhodri
Welsh Conservative leader Andrew RT Davies' pitch for your vote
walesonline / Posted yesterday
leaders that followed – largely remain just that: words. Alun Michael, Rhodri Morgan and Carwyn Jones have all formed Labour governments promising a brighter tomorrow for Wales – a tomorrow that has in recent years become as dim as it has... Read more
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walesonline
Carwyn Jones makes his pitch for you to vote Labour on Thursdaynext Assembly term. The strapline of our campaign for 2016 has been “Together
Carwyn Jones makes his pitch for you to vote Labour on Thursday
walesonline / Posted yesterday
next Assembly term. The strapline of our campaign for 2016 has been “Together for Wales” because I want to lead a Welsh Labour Government in the next term that delivers for the whole of Wales. I know that when we pull together, our small country... Read more
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The Irish Times
Inquiry into IBRC is going nowhere but costing a lotissues raised in his first report. The commission was originally established t
Inquiry into IBRC is going nowhere but costing a lot
The Irish Times / Posted yesterday
issues raised in his first report. The commission was originally established to take the political heat off the Fine Gael-Labour Government in relation to the sale of Siteserv (now Actavo) to Denis O’Brien’s Millington Ltd for €45.4 million in... Read more
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walesonline
Support builds for bid to stage Tata Steel management buyoutmanagement buyout. Losses are 'massively reduced' First Minister Carwyn Jones
Support builds for bid to stage Tata Steel management buyout
walesonline / Posted yesterday
management buyout. Losses are 'massively reduced' First Minister Carwyn Jones said: “I can confirm that the Welsh Labour Government is giving financial support to the MBO team to help them put their bid together. This will enable them to... Read more
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walesonline
A domestic violence survivor has criticised a Plaid candidatedo not cast your regional vote for Plaid Cymru.”'I am not a victim' Ms William
A domestic violence survivor has criticised a Plaid candidate
walesonline / Posted 2 days ago
do not cast your regional vote for Plaid Cymru.”'I am not a victim' Ms Williams said she was “delighted” when the Welsh Labour Government brought the Violence against Women, Domestic Abuse and Sexual Violence (Wales) Bill before the Assembly... Read more
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walesonline
Gower MP says conditions are right to repeat Tories' shock winNHS, gamble our children’s futures by bringing back failed grammar schools and
Gower MP says conditions are right to repeat Tories' shock win
walesonline / Posted 2 days ago
NHS, gamble our children’s futures by bringing back failed grammar schools and hike tuition fees to £9,000 a year or Welsh Labour Government that will reward responsibility, create more jobs closer to people and allow older people to keep more of... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
A coup against Jeremy Corbyn is probably doomed. But Labour still has to trysupport of the members who have the final decision. Labour’s only hope, and th
A coup against Jeremy Corbyn is probably doomed. But Labour still has to try
Daily Telegraph / Posted 2 days ago
support of the members who have the final decision. Labour’s only hope, and the only hope of anyone who wants to see a Labour government elected in their or their grandchildren’s lifetime, is that the rules can be interpreted to force the... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Duncan Webb Nominated for Christchurch Centralday-to-day decisions around how the city is rebuilt, as well as how we respond
Duncan Webb Nominated for Christchurch Central
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 2 days ago
day-to-day decisions around how the city is rebuilt, as well as how we respond to events like the earthquakes,” he says. “A Labour Government will make Christchurch a better place and I know I can help to make that happen.”Christchurch Central... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Little detail in Labour bill leaves Govt coldhomes to be insulated by 1 July 2019 – a total of 510,000. This compares to jus
Little detail in Labour bill leaves Govt cold
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 2 days ago
homes to be insulated by 1 July 2019 – a total of 510,000. This compares to just 50,000 homes insulated by the previous Labour government.“Issues such as ventilation, absence of mould, heating and drainage are already covered in the current... Read more
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walesonline
Labour accused of abandoning Wales’ co-operative rootsthe country. “Wales is the home of the co-operative movement and it will be at
Labour accused of abandoning Wales’ co-operative roots
walesonline / Posted 2 days ago
the country. “Wales is the home of the co-operative movement and it will be at the heart of the work of the next Welsh Labour Government.”'Radical Welsh Politics' Mr Boucher argues in the Bow Group publication, “Towards a Renewed Welsh Economy... Read more
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Times of Malta
To be or not to becitizen. The Prime Minister’s speech was short and aggressive. Sadly he missed
To be or not to be
Times of Malta / Posted 2 days ago
citizen. The Prime Minister’s speech was short and aggressive. Sadly he missed an opportunity to come clean. The Labour government lost the chance to state clearly that tax havens and shady financial dealings arepolitically not on. It was... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
French PM visit reminder of fraught historyRocard, came to belatedly say they were sorry. When the Rainbow Warrior was bl
French PM visit reminder of fraught history
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 2 days ago
Rocard, came to belatedly say they were sorry. When the Rainbow Warrior was blown up, Helen Clark was a rising star in the Labour Government and within a few years was Deputy Prime Minister. Now she's running for the top job at the United Nations... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Former MP to chair flood meetingidentified failings in South Dunedin's infrastructure during the flood. Group
Former MP to chair flood meeting
Otago Daily Times / Posted 2 days ago
identified failings in South Dunedin's infrastructure during the flood. Group member Ray MacLeod said it had asked former Labour government minister Stan Rodger, who represented the Dunedin North electorate from 1978 to 1990, to act as an... Read more
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walesonline
Welsh Labour leader at cinema to serve popcorn and 'warning' to voterscentre government in Wales is to maximise our vote and maximise the number of s
Welsh Labour leader at cinema to serve popcorn and 'warning' to voters
walesonline / Posted 3 days ago
centre government in Wales is to maximise our vote and maximise the number of seats we have to deliver once again a Welsh Labour Government for the whole of Wales and Alun as the AM for Blaenau Gwent.” Mr Davies said: “I am delighted to have... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Be Patriotic, Realistic in Demands, Okorocha, Al-Makura Urgeto make available 70 per cent for salaries. Towing same line, his Nasarawa Sta
Be Patriotic, Realistic in Demands, Okorocha, Al-Makura Urge
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
to make available 70 per cent for salaries. Towing same line, his Nasarawa State counterpart, Umaru Tanko Al-Makura, urged Labour to be realistic in their requests considering the harsh economic challenges besetting the state and the nation at... Read more
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Ipswich Star
Family and friends pay tribute to Professor Peter Odell of the Ipswich Societyinitially an active Labour party member. But he became disillusioned with the
Family and friends pay tribute to Professor Peter Odell of the Ipswich Society
Ipswich Star / Posted 3 days ago
initially an active Labour party member. But he became disillusioned with the party after his experience working for the Labour government in the late 1970s and in 1981 became one of the founding members of the Social Democratic Party. He stood,... Read more
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New Kerala
Australian state accused of softening on youth crime - newkerala.com #57465government imposed stricter penalties for those aged under 18 who flouted their
Australian state accused of softening on youth crime - newkerala.com #57465
New Kerala / Posted 3 days ago
government imposed stricter penalties for those aged under 18 who flouted their bail parametres. But last year, the Labour government turned back the law after taking office. Victoria's Police Association Secretary Ron Iddles told Melbourne... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
ACT’s regular bulletin: Do as We Sayand will soon have introduced three. It begs the question, why vote for a Natio
ACT’s regular bulletin: Do as We Say
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 3 days ago
and will soon have introduced three. It begs the question, why vote for a National party that introduces new taxes like a Labour Government on heat?Tourist TaxThe tourism industry is furious about the $25 arrival fee applied to visitors. It was... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Barack Obama visit offers new hope for displaced Chagos islandersand left to fend them for themselves. Commentators invariably refer to the 196
Barack Obama visit offers new hope for displaced Chagos islanders
Irish Examiner / Posted 3 days ago
and left to fend them for themselves. Commentators invariably refer to the 1966 deal struck between Harold Wilson’s Labour government and Lyndon Johnson’s Democrat administration for the use of Diego Garcia as a “lease” but in fact there is... Read more
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The Ham&High Network
High road crime wave’2005 had made it too easy for bookies to obtain betting licences. He said: "We
High road crime wave’
The Ham&High Network / Posted 3 days ago
2005 had made it too easy for bookies to obtain betting licences. He said: "We are in this situation precisely because the Labour Government passed this legislation. Just as with our high streets, just as with our economy, the Labour Party has... Read more
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walesonline
Assembly election 2016: Who is standing in the Vale of Clwyd?are the biggest challenges facing Wales? The decline of public services and th
Assembly election 2016: Who is standing in the Vale of Clwyd?
walesonline / Posted 4 days ago
are the biggest challenges facing Wales? The decline of public services and the Welsh economy after almost 17 years of a Labour Government, improving the NHS and our education system. Why do you want to represent the area you're running for? I... Read more
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walesonline
Labour's reign in Wales is but a blink in the eye compared to these playersin power since 1994, when the Assembly was just a dream in the hearts of commit
Labour's reign in Wales is but a blink in the eye compared to these players
walesonline / Posted 5 days ago
in power since 1994, when the Assembly was just a dream in the hearts of committed devolutionists. The 17 year-tenure of Labour Government in Wales is but a blink in the eye compared to the reigns of other parties and presidents in recent... Read more
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walesonline
Welsh Labour moves to calm stormam proud to lead a country that shares these values, and those values will be a
Welsh Labour moves to calm storm
walesonline / Posted 5 days ago
am proud to lead a country that shares these values, and those values will be at the heart of the next Welsh Labour Government as well. “Not just as First Minister, but as Chair of the All-Wales Faith Forum, I am proud to put... Read more
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International Business Times
May Day 2016: Why do we have a Bank Holiday and what is International Workers' Day? of summer, but these seasonal markers were largely forgotten as Christianity sp
May Day 2016: Why do we have a Bank Holiday and what is International Workers' Day?
International Business Times / Posted 6 days ago
of summer, but these seasonal markers were largely forgotten as Christianity spread across the continent. In 1978, the Labour government in the UK introduced the May Day Bank Holiday to the national calendar as a public holiday.Maypole... Read more
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heraldscotland
Nick Clegg blasts Scottish Conservatives' claim to be defenders of the Union ahead of Scottish electionvery successfully at the subsequent general election with their spine-chilling
Nick Clegg blasts Scottish Conservatives' claim to be defenders of the Union ahead of Scottish election
heraldscotland / Posted 6 days ago
very successfully at the subsequent general election with their spine-chilling warnings of what would happen if a weak Labour government was pushed around by Alex Salmond and Nicola Sturgeon." Mr Clegg added that senior Conservatives view the... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Philip Hammond becomes first Foreign Secretary to visit Cuba since 1959 Revolutionvisit is the first by a senior government minister since 1975, when Peter Shore
Philip Hammond becomes first Foreign Secretary to visit Cuba since 1959 Revolution
Daily Telegraph / Posted 6 days ago
visit is the first by a senior government minister since 1975, when Peter Shore, trade secretary in Harold Wilson’s Labour government, travelled to Cuba. And, while Britain never severed diplomatic ties with Cuba - unlike the US - British... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Hillsborough: QUB's Phil Scraton on seven key days that finally unravelled a web of deceitservices in consultation with its solicitors. None of this cut ice with Lord J
Hillsborough: QUB's Phil Scraton on seven key days that finally unravelled a web of deceit
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 7 days ago
services in consultation with its solicitors. None of this cut ice with Lord Justice Stuart-Smith, appointed by the Labour Government in 1997 to review new evidence. He rejected my call for a ‘wide-ranging’ full inquiry stating it ‘would... Read more
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Daily Record
Scottish Labour launches manifesto and promises an end to austerityperiod. But Dugdale said the Holyrood manifesto is “in the best traditions of
Scottish Labour launches manifesto and promises an end to austerity
Daily Record / Posted 7 days ago
period. But Dugdale said the Holyrood manifesto is “in the best traditions of the Labour Party”, adding: “This plan for a Labour government is Labour at our boldest best. Scottish Labour leader Kezia Dugdale launches her party manifesto “It is a... Read more
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heraldscotland
David Cameron accused by Tory MP of offering trade unions concessions in return for EU referendum support- Conservatives In. "And you (Mr Boles) should ask yourself this question - wh
David Cameron accused by Tory MP of offering trade unions concessions in return for EU referendum support
heraldscotland / Posted 7 days ago
- Conservatives In. "And you (Mr Boles) should ask yourself this question - what would have been the reaction if a Labour government had changed a Bill in order to favour the Labour Party's ability to support the Government on some... Read more
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express
Greedy junior docs highlight all the flaws in our NHSthe BMA which has long been ruthless when defending its own interests. When th
Greedy junior docs highlight all the flaws in our NHS
express / Posted 7 days ago
the BMA which has long been ruthless when defending its own interests. When the NHS was established by the post-war Labour government in 1948, the BMA was fiercely opposed to its creation because of concerns about the impact on doctors’... Read more
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walesonline
A huge box of condoms was delivered to an MP's officeshould be made by elected British politicians. I would rather live in a democra
A huge box of condoms was delivered to an MP's office
walesonline / Posted 7 days ago
should be made by elected British politicians. I would rather live in a democracy under Jeremy Corbyn, under a left-wing Labour Government that has been elected by the people, than a kind of bureaucracy where laws are being made by civil servants... Read more
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walesonline
Jeremy Corbyn makes his pitch for you to vote Labour next weekTwice this week we’ve seen the difference a Welsh Labour government can make.
Jeremy Corbyn makes his pitch for you to vote Labour next week
walesonline / Posted 7 days ago
Twice this week we’ve seen the difference a Welsh Labour government can make. On Monday, leading charities were asking the Tory Government in Westminster to follow the Welsh lead on tackling homelessness. The ground-breaking Housing Act introduced... Read more
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dna
Shut liquor factories in Marathwada, demands NCPstate president Sunil Tatkare said they have been from the formation of this go
Shut liquor factories in Marathwada, demands NCP
dna / Posted 7 days ago
state president Sunil Tatkare said they have been from the formation of this government that this is an anti-farmers and labour government. "It has been shown that they have nothing to do with the drought and farmers issues. NCP chief Sharad... Read more
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walesonline
Vote Leave campaign sends condoms to MP's officeshould be made by elected British politicians. I would rather live in a democra
Vote Leave campaign sends condoms to MP's office
walesonline / Posted 7 days ago
should be made by elected British politicians. I would rather live in a democracy under Jeremy Corbyn, under a left-wing Labour Government that has been elected by the people, than a kind of bureaucracy where laws are being made by civil servants... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Irish Water - the claims and counter-claimsas the crisis looks set to make or break government talks. :: 13 U-turns on Ir
Irish Water - the claims and counter-claims
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 8 days ago
as the crisis looks set to make or break government talks. :: 13 U-turns on Irish Water policies by the outgoing Fine Gael-Labour government, according to Fianna Fail's Barry Cowen. :: 452km of pipes repaired or replaced since the semi-state was... Read more
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